Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.2"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||South||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 07.7"||942.01 mi||West||0° 06' 03.6"||6.95 mi||South||941.75 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 17.4"||984.72 mi||East||1° 46' 05.0"||121.62 mi||South||986.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:26 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm||E|
|Recife||Tue 8:26 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Tue 8:26 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1046 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 9:26 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 8:26 AM||2499 km||1553 miles||1350 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 9:26 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 9:26 AM||2831 km||1759 miles||1529 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:26 AM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 11:26 AM||3149 km||1957 miles||1701 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 11:26 AM||3244 km||2016 miles||1752 nm||NNE|
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